Courtney Malone

Here you'll find some of our most recent family stories, as well as tips and tricks for aspiring lifestyle photographers.

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August 6, 2020

Sweet baby Eli, the son of my sweet and talented friend Jessi Nichols. My goodness, I loved every second in the studio with this tiny, curly, beautiful baby boy, who transformed into the most womblike positions all on his own. That’s what I love the most about studio newborn sessions – each and every baby […]

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July 22, 2020

Sweet Mellie! I photographed her Fresh 48 a year ago, and it was so special to have her into the studio for her first birthday milestone! Her parents ordered several prints in 16×20, and they are even more beautiful in person. Printing big is becoming a favorite with these portraits, and it makes me so […]

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June 1, 2020

Sweet Willa! This little lady came in at about 9 months old for her portrait sitting, the same age as her sister when she had her portrait taken! Mama wanted a 5 image composite to match big sisters, and I know they will be so beautiful displayed next to each other. I love that these […]

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May 7, 2020

Ohhh, Grady. He was such a sweet angle for his in home lifestyle newborn session. Families often ask how long a lifestyle newborn session will take. I never have a timeline in place, but when babies are as sweet as little Grady, I can be in and out within an hour! It always makes for […]

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April 30, 2020

Sweet Indi girl! I loved this sweet girl’s beautiful nursery! Her mama and grand dad did the whole feature wall themselves! I immediately went home to research how I could do this in my own baby son’s room, but decided I’m not NEARLY as crafty as this bunch! Welcome to the world, Indi girl!

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April 24, 2020

Mary Weston is officially the tiniest little newborn baby I have ever photographed, coming in at just north of 4 pounds! I went in to see this family at Patewood Memorial Hospital on Thanksgiving morning. There is something just so very special about photographing families as they grow. Watching this family welcome their second baby […]

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March 23, 2020

As a lifestyle newborn photographer for nearly 5 years, I have always felt there is a lack of support and community for our beautiful, specific niche. In an effort to bring us all together, I’ve created a FREE Facebook group for photographers who shoot lifestyle newborn sessions in the hospital or home. I would LOVE […]

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March 17, 2020

Ooooh this sweet girl. She’s been with me since day one, and watching her grow and thrive over her first year of life despite the many challenges she has faced has been so very wonderful. There is SO much love between these three, and you can literally feel it in their presence. I can’t wait […]

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March 11, 2020

My best friend had a baby and she is PERFECT! I love this sweet family so very much. It’s been the greatest gift to experience pregnancy and bringing a new baby into the world along side one of my dearest friends. Ruby was born just two months after my own baby boy, and I loved […]

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March 6, 2020

I can’t say enough about this beautiful couple, who are now parents to a precious baby boy! There was so much trust between the three of us in creating these images, which is something I always strive for when I work with clients – I want you to know that I will help you bring […]

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March 3, 2020

Ohhhh this sweet baby girl! I photographed Mason as an itty bitty newborn baby, and I was so happy to see her again to photograph her for her first birthday milestone. Funny story – when I arrived for her newborn session, the power at their house had JUST gone out minutes before! They were super […]

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February 27, 2020

Sweet Nora was a tiny and dainty little thing, and barely made a peep her entire session! She was just so content, curious and happy and I loved every minute with her! Photographing families in their own space is so much fun, and I loved using her precious nursery as the sweet backdrop for her […]

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